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06-21-2008, 04:38 PM
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Winston Wolf
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Originally Posted by El Dandy View Post
To me the door is closed for Hossa to return to Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh offered Hossa what they could and he rejected it. It was a substantial offer, but Pittsburgh is not in any position to up the offer and give Hossa the world like some can.
Agreed with all of that. Pittsburgh was probably offering him somewhere north of $7M on a 4-5 year contract, but when July 1st comes around someone will give him 6-8 years at closer to $10M a year. I don't see Hossa turning that down, even if it comes from a bad team.

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